Street sweeping will resume April 2nd. Residents should check the signs at the end of the block to see what days parking is not allowed. Please be a good neighbor and move your cars.
Spring is here! Beginning Monday, April 1st, Groot will begin picking up yardwaste again. All yardwaste must be in a kraft paper bag or a container marked “Yard Waste”. Free stickers are available at the Village Hall to mark your cans. Please be certain containers are not excessively heavy. Yard waste includes leaves, grass clippings, […]
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The Village has completed one of the first steps towards implementing the newly adopted Comprehensive Plan. The transportation consultants, Kimley-Horn assisted the Village with a parking study of the downtown and 8 Corners neighborhoods. The Village has a long term goal of doing a Village wide parking study. The downtown and 8 Corners study represents […]
All vehicles registered within the Village of Brookfield are required to have a Village Sticker. In order to ensure compliance, the Village sent out a letter to individuals whose vehicle information indicated that a sticker was required but possibly had not yet been purchased. Tickets will not be issued to vehicles that are in compliance. If […]
Groot is cancelling all waste pickup tomorrow due to the extreme storm warning for Friday, February 9th. Pickup will be done on Saturday February 10th.
The Weather service is predicting yet another winter storm to begin in our area at about 5:00 pm on Thursday February 8th with heavy snow to continue into Friday morning. Public Works is ready for the upcoming storm and will be out plowing and salting. The required 2” of snow to enforce the parking ban […]
The Village of Brookfield was recognized today by the national SolSmart program at an event at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory. Keynote speakers were Congressman Bill Foster and Illinois Deputy Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti, who issued an proclamation (see link below) honoring the Village along with a small group of other Illinois local […]
The Village of Brookfield appreciates the honest feedback given in the opinion article “An Open Book” published in the January 24th, 2018 Riverside-Brookfield Landmark. It is often difficult to hear negative feedback, but it is one very important way that organizations are held accountable and allowed the opportunity to improve. First and foremost, the Village […]
The Village of Brookfield received recognition from the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) recently. The RTA posted a “story map” about the zoning changes adopted a year ago and the Transit Oriented Development (TOD) zoning projects in Brookfield and other communities. See that story below. RTA Story Map Additionally, the RTA updated their blog with more […]